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04-20-2006, 10:58 PM
A/C Account
A/O Account Of
AAA Association of Average Adjusters
L/C Letter of Credit
I/L Import License
IATA International Air Transport Association
IB Invoice Book
FIB Free In Bunker
FIO Free In and Free Out
FIW Free In Wagon
FO Firm Order
FOB Free On Board

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04-21-2006, 04:07 AM
Building a list is a good idea. Can anyone add to this?

02-25-2014, 06:55 PM
T/T Telegraphic Transfer
D/P Document against Payment
D/A Document against Acceptance
CIF Cost Insurance Freight
CFR or CNF Cost Freight
EXW Ex Warehouse

03-01-2014, 01:18 PM
I would like to commend the OP for starting this thread. These abbreviations are very relevant in the Import/Export business and anyone who is in the business should know about them. It is also very important for those who want to start a import/export business.

dolly fsession
03-05-2014, 07:34 AM
I would like to commend the OP for starting this thread.

04-20-2021, 01:45 PM
I get confused with all these abbreviations and everything. There is no other choice but to keep up. - Phillip Elden (https://www.pinterest.ie/pin/360710251376094665/?autologin=true)